edge (part of speech: noun)
outline (part of speech: noun)
objectivity (part of speech: noun)
- The other surface consisted of a small pad which rested with frictional pressure on the periphery of the drum. - "Edison, His Life and Inventions", Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin.
- So with a dyspeptic self- consciousness he rejected the pork, picked off the periphery of the bread near the crust, cautiously avoiding the dough- bogs in the middle; but then he revenged himself by falling furiously upon the aquatic potatoes, out of which most of the nutriment had been soaked. - "The Mystery of Metropolisville", Edward Eggleston.
- I felt as if all warmth had gone out of my life; as if a joy had taken flight; as if a precious something had withdrawn itself from my possession, and the gap in my periphery had closed again. - "Peter Ibbetson", George Du Maurier.